Charlottenlund Castle

Ystad, Sweden

Charlottenlund castle (or manor) lies in the countryside about eight kilometres west of Ystad. The present stately home was built in 1849 and is influenced by the medieval Romanesque style. It is surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens. It possesses an excellent collection of art from the Nordic world. There is also a fine library. Guided tours are offered to groups by arrangement.


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Aina Kongsvik (15 months ago)
Beautiful setting with lots of green and old brick buildings. The bulkhead can not be visited, there is no parking and the whole area is private.
Timo Fifties (2 years ago)
Nikolai L Winding (3 years ago)
Beautiful nature
Nikolai L Winding (3 years ago)
Beautiful nature
C Z (3 years ago)
Nice castle which unfortunately is not open to the public. There is no parking space. But stopped the car along the road and took a shorter walk. Very nice chips.
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